The SBA helps make the American dream of small business ownership a reality. We are the only federal agency dedicated to helping our 30 million small businesses start, grow, expand, and recover after a disaster. The SBA Minnesota District Office works with an extensive network of business advisers and lenders to help our state’s 515,000 small businesses at every stage of development.
Represents more than 300 technology companies and organizations ranging from IT and biosciences to advanced manufacturing and clean tech. This nonprofit association also sponsors the annual Tekne Awards, co-hosts the Minnesota Venture Conference, and oversees the Minnesota SBIR federal grant funding program.